Maria Gertrudis VELA2889 was born in 1810. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa MORENO.


Maria Gertrudis VELA2889 was born in 1818. She died as a child. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa RESENDEZ.


Maria Guadalupe VELA3117 was born (date unknown). Parents: Nicolas VELA and Maria Regina GARCIA.

Spouse: Bernardo VILLARREAL. Maria Guadalupe VELA and Bernardo VILLARREAL were married on 10 January 1773.1776 Children were: Antonio VILLARREAL, Pablo Maria VILLARREAL, Gertrudis VILLARREAL.


Maria Ignacia VELA2642 was born about 1749. Could this Maria Ignacia be the person listed as Mariana by Seabury? Mariana became the wife of Lucas Eduardo Villarreal. Parents: Salvador VELA and Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa.


Maria Jacoba VELA1944 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Diego GARCIA. Maria Jacoba VELA and Diego GARCIA were married. Children were: Jose Gaspar GARCIA, Maria Francisca GARCIA, Antonio GARCIA, Joaquin GARCIA, Jose Maria GARCIA, Ygnacio GARCIA, Hermenegilda GARCIA, Juan de los Santos GARCIA.


Maria Josefa VELA3427 was born (date unknown). It is quite possible that she may be the daughter of Salvador Vela and Maria Agueda Longoria.

Spouse: Joseph Manuel LOPEZ DE JAEN. Maria Josefa VELA and Joseph Manuel LOPEZ DE JAEN were married.


Maria Josefa VELA2642 was born about 1742. Parents: Salvador VELA and Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa.


Maria Juana Romualda VELA2889 was born in 1836. She died in infancy. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa RESENDEZ.


Maria Juliana VELA201 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Doroteo VELA and Maria Margarita de la PEÑA.

Spouse: Adauto GARCIA. Maria Juliana VELA and Adauto GARCIA were married on 22 April 1805.201 Children were: Pedro Cesareo GARCIA.


Maria Juliana VELA2889 was born in 1802. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa MORENO.


Maria Nicolasa VELA2889 was born in 1796. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa MORENO.


Maria Olaya VELA2642,3425 was born about 1741. She is not listed with the Salvador Vela family in the 1757 Census of Camargo, so presumably she had already married and was living elsewhere at the time. Parents: Salvador VELA and Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa.


Maria Petra VELA2889 was born in 1823. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa RESENDEZ.

Spouse: Capt. Luis VIDAL. Children were: Luis VIDAL, Vidal de VIDAL, Juana VIDAL, Luisa VIDAL, Rosa VIDAL, Adrian VIDAL, Concepcion VIDAL, Maria Vicenta VIDAL.

Spouse: Mifflin KENEDY. Maria Petra VELA and Mifflin KENEDY were married on 10 May 1854 in Brownsville, Cameron County, TX, USA.2415 Children were: Tom KENEDY, James Wolworth KENEDY, John Gregorio KENEDY, Sarah Josephine KENEDY, William KENEDY, Phoebe Ann KENEDY.


Maria Rita VELA3117 was born (date unknown). Parents: Nicolas VELA and Maria Regina GARCIA.

Spouse: Francisco Xavier RODRIGUEZ. Maria Rita VELA and Francisco Xavier RODRIGUEZ were married. Children were: Jose Antonio RODRIGUEZ, Maria Concepcion RODRIGUEZ, Maria Luisa RODRIGUEZ, Vicente RODRIGUEZ, Rosalia RODRIGUEZ.


Maria Rita VELA622,2910,2911 was born (date unknown). Parents: Diego VELA and Juana de los REYES.

Spouse: Juan de OLIVARES. Maria Rita VELA and Juan de OLIVARES were married on 13 August 1703.2910 Children were: Maria Matilda de OLIVARES, Juan Diego de OLIVARES, Maria de los Santos de OLIVARES, Joseph de OLIVARES.


Maria Salome VELA1979 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Diego GARCIA. Maria Salome VELA and Diego GARCIA were married. Children were: Maria Barbara GARCIA.


Maria Teresa VELA1638 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Xavier GONZALEZ. Maria Teresa VELA and Xavier GONZALEZ were married. There is some conflicting information provided by the people Seabury interviewed. Seabury's informant, Felix Gonzalez (65 years old), stated in 1905 that Antonia Gonzalez, wife of Antonio Elizondo (Original Grantee of El Lucero), was a daughter of Xavier Gonzalez and Maria Teresa Vela. However, Tiburcia Elizondo, a great-granddaughter of Antonio Elizondo and Antonia Gonzalez, stated that Antonia Gonzalez was a daughter of Josefa Villarreal. Children were: Juan GONZALEZ, Fermin GONZALEZ, Antonio GONZALEZ, Jose Manuel GONZALEZ.


Mariana VELA1686,2141 died before 14 December 1806.1687 Seabury indicates that Mariana was the daughter of Salvador Vela when he notes her marriage to Lucas Eduardo Villarreal. However, Mariana did not show up in the Camargo Census of 1750 or the Camargo Census of 1757. Mariana may be the same as Maria, who was listed in the census as a child of Salvador Vela and Maria Agueda Longoria. Parents: Salvador VELA and Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa.

Spouse: Lucas Eduardo de VILLARREAL. Mariana VELA and Lucas Eduardo de VILLARREAL were married.1686 Seabury indicates that Lucas Eduardo married Mariana Vela in 1791, or later, but that date is less than 8 years before his son Jose Manuel married Maria Josefa Elizondo. Either the marriage date is incorrect, or Lucas Eduardo and Mariana Vela had their children before they married. Children were: Jose Manuel VILLARREAL, Gertrudis VILLARREAL.


Mariano VELA256 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Refugia BOUIS. Refugia BOUIS and Mariano VELA were married on 15 April 1914 in Brownsville, Cameron County, TX, USA.


Narcisa VELA3424 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Antonio VELA and Maria Rita LONGORIA Hinojosa.


Nepomuceno VELA1058 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Guadalupe VELA. Guadalupe VELA and Nepomuceno VELA were married.


Nicolas VELA2066,3428 was the Original Grantee of Porcion 82 (Camargo) in Starr County, Texas on 6 August 1768.3429 Porcion 82 contained 5,765.89 acres. He was the Original Grantee of "Santo Domingo" in Matamoros, Nuevo Santander, New Spain in 1784.3428 The Santo Domingo tract was located west of the present-day city of Matamoros; it was situated between the La Palma tract to the east and the Las Animas tract to the west. It contained 9½ sitios of land and extended for about 6 leagues south from the Rio Grande River. He was the Original Grantee of Porcion 82 in Camargo. He was also one of the 14 original founders of the "congregacion" named San Juan de los Esteros Hermosos about 20 miles upstream from the mouth of the Rio Grande River; the "congregacion" grew into the city known today as Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico. His ranch was known as Santo Domingo.

Spouse: Maria Regina GARCIA. Maria Regina GARCIA and Nicolas VELA were married. Children were: Jose Nicolas VELA, Jose Antonio VELA, Juana Josefa VELA, Maria Guadalupe VELA, Maria Rita VELA.


Pablo Jose VELA2889 was born in 1798. Parents: Jose Gregorio VELA and Josefa MORENO.


Pantaleon VELA148 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Miguel VELA and Maria Ynocencia AGUILAR.


Patricia VELA927 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Sabas LONGORIA. Patricia VELA and Sabas LONGORIA were married. Children were: Maria Cruz LONGORIA.


Patricia VELA3430 was born on 17 March 1909.3430 She died on 16 December 1992 at the age of 83.3430

Spouse: Ernesto VILLARREAL. Patricia VELA and Ernesto VILLARREAL were married. Children were: Balvina VILLARREAL, Berta VILLARREAL, Gilberto VILLARREAL, Ernesto VILLARREAL, Benilde VILLARREAL, Nabor VILLARREAL.


Paula VELA1869 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Jose Tomas GONZALEZ. Paula VELA and Jose Tomas GONZALEZ were married.


Paula VELA Perez118 was born (date unknown). Parents: Francisco VELA and Maria Antonia PEREZ Acebedo.


Pedro VELA2065 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Sinforiana VILLARREAL. Sinforiana VILLARREAL and Pedro VELA were married.


Pedro VELA286 was born (date unknown). He was the Original Grantee of Porcion 34.

Spouse: Maria Gertrudis CUELLAR. Maria Gertrudis CUELLAR and Pedro VELA were married.


Perfecto VELA402 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Rafaela FLORES. Rafaela FLORES and Perfecto VELA were married.


Petra VELA3424 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Antonio VELA and Maria Rita LONGORIA Hinojosa.


Placido VELA3415 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Alexo VELA and Concepcion SOLIS.


Rafael VELA2066 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Nicolas VELA and Maria Antonia de la GARZA.


Rafael VELA1058 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Jose Sixto VELA and Juana GARZA.

Spouse: Leocadia FLORES. Leocadia FLORES and Rafael VELA were married. Children were: Francisca VELA Flores.


Rafael VELA1905 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Nepomuceno VELA and Ursula FLORES.


Rafaela VELA2179 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Lino SOLIS Garza. Rafaela VELA and Lino SOLIS Garza were married.2179


Regina VELA2066 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Jose VELA and Luisa YBARRA.


Ricardo VELA608 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Maria Josefa GARCIA. Maria Josefa GARCIA and Ricardo VELA were married. Children were: Guadalupe VELA.


Romualda VELA Garcia118,3294 was also known as Romualda VELA. Parents: Albino VELA Perez and Benita GARCIA.

Spouse: Narciso SOLIS Longoria. Children were: Emilio SOLIS Vela.


Salvador VELA201 was born in 1714.3431 He was the original Grantee of Porcion 90, Camargo jurisdiction. Parents: Francisco VELA and Francisca OLIVARES.

Spouse: Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa. Maria Agueda LONGORIA Chapa and Salvador VELA were married after 22 September 1735 in Cerralvo, Nuevo Leon, New Spain.463 Maria Agueda Longoria and Salvador Vela were third cousins. The Camargo Census of May 31, 1750, shows Salvador Vela and Agueda Longoria with the following children: Juan Joseph (12), Maria (10), Maria Olaya (8), Maria Josepha (7), Joseph Gregorio (4), Joseph Antonio (3), and Maria Ignacia and Joseph Francisco (twins in arms).

In the Camargo Census of July 12, 1757, they were shown as having 7 children, all arms, 20 horses and one donkey. Children were: Juan Jose VELA, Maria VELA, Maria Olaya VELA, Maria Josefa VELA, Jose Gregorio VELA, Jose Antonio VELA, Maria Ignacia VELA, Jose Francisco VELA, Mariana VELA, Jose Doroteo VELA.


San Juana VELA294 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Romualdo GARZA. San Juana VELA and Romualdo GARZA were married.


Santos VELA3432,3433 was born (date unknown). Parents: Jose Miguel VELA and Maria Ynocencia AGUILAR.

Spouse: Felipe ZARATE. Santos VELA and Felipe ZARATE were married on 23 February 1846 in Camargo, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Children were: Jacinto ZARATE.


Teodora VELA2066 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Jose VELA and Luisa YBARRA.


Teodoro VELA2066 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Jose VELA and Luisa YBARRA.

Spouse: Viviana YBARRA. Viviana YBARRA and Teodoro VELA were married.


Teodoro VELA1905 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Nepomuceno VELA and Ursula FLORES.


Teresa VELA3434 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Ignacio VILLARREAL. Teresa VELA and Ignacio VILLARREAL were married. Children were: Maria de Jesus VILLARREAL, Cecilia VILLARREAL.


Teresa VELA1161 was born (date unknown).

Spouse: Placido RUIZ. Teresa VELA and Placido RUIZ were married.


Tomas VELA2066 was born (date unknown). Parents: Juan Jose VELA and Maria Guadalupe SOLIS Cervantes.


Tomasa VELA2090 was born on 19 February 1908. She died on 8 October 1936 at the age of 28 in Mission, Hidalgo County, TX, USA. Parents: Eutiquio VELA and Tomasa GARCIA.

Spouse: Servando GARCIA. Tomasa VELA and Servando GARCIA were married.